Tuesday, April 1, 2008

The Sunday League 13

Dear Friends,

After a long time Im back with the Sunday League Series. The rules remain the same.those who respond. Answers to be mailed within a weeks time to quizrk@gmail.com. Please attempt all questions. Lets find out who emerges a Sehwag in this edition of this quiz. Here go the questions
Straight Bat
1)Which celebrity was recently roped in by PepsiCo as its brand ambassador for its popular mango juice drink brand Slice.?
2)Which airline was awarded “The best low fare carrier in India” for the year 2007 by Air Passengers Association of India (APAI)?
Home Advantage
3)Identify the Logo

Reverse Sweep
4) It was founded in 1925 by Bennett Cerf & Donald Klopfer when they acquired the Modern Library imprint. Cerf is quoted as saying, "We just said we were going to publish a few books on the side at ---------" which suggested the name of the brand. Name the brand.

5) Identify the logo (Hint: Think Current affairs)

Captains Corner

6) Identify the CEO

Tata Special

7) a) Visual Computing Labs recently announced that it has rendered the exclusive visual effects for the movie Jodha Akbar. Visual Computing Labs is the division of which Tata Company?
b) It was previously known as SNO Communications. It was unveiled on 31 August 2006 in Kyalami in northern Johannesburg. It is South Africa's first direct telecommunications competitor to the current telecommunications parastatal, Telkom. Name this South African Company in which the Tatas have a stake?
c) Identify the logo

4) Which Tata company has executed Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing (MEP) projects such as the Etisalat Telecommunication and Administrative Building in Sharjah, the Conference Palace Hotel in Abu Dhabi, the Jumeirah beach residence in Dubai, Bahrain International and Al Ain International Airports, the Villaggio Shopping Mall in Doha and the Burj Tower in Dubai?

Monday, January 28, 2008

The Sunday League 12

Dear Friends,
It has been more than a year since I started this series. Recently we saw the Indians try their best to win the test series against the Aussies. As Sunday League completes a dozen, lets see who emerges as the winner. The rules are the same . Answers only to those who attempt within a week. mail your answers at quizrk@gmail.com. Please attempt all questions. Here we go.

Straight Bat
1)Which Business personality was recently conferred Business India’s Businessman of the Year award?

2)Which Company recently acquired a 76% stake in Iceberg Industries Ltd in Bihar?

3 Name the company that he co-founded?

4)Identify him

Home Advantage
5)Identify the logo

Third Umpire
6)Connect the following visuals

Tata Special

7(a)Tata Indicom, in 2007 launched mobile internet radio offering live streaming radio-casts in English, Hindi, Telegu, Tamil and other international languages with MP3 quality sound. What was this service branded as?

(b)Identify the logo

(c)Tata Tea has recently forayed into the out –of –home beverage segment by unveiling their first outlet in Bangalore. What is this outlet branded as?

(d)Which product now owned by the Tatas was sold in Canada in the 1900s was sold through the country's oldest company, Hudson Bay Stores? Also the brand was owned by the Beachnut Co,in the 1960s which established a sales and distribution network in Canada. Name the brand.